Born 1928: Tom Lehrer, novelty songwriter, singer.
Born 1935: Avery Schreiber, comedian, actor, partner in the Burns and Schreiber comedy team on the 1960s. He played the villain, Capt. Mancini, on the infamous "My Mother the Car" sitcom. Died 2002.
1950: Bob Hope made his first television appearance on NBC's "Star-Spangled Review."
1973: The San Diego Chicken made his first public appearance.
Born 1979: Keshia Knight Pulliam, actress, Rudy Huxtable on "The Cosby Show."
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